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Recent blogs

We had a visit this week from the Faith Minister, Lord Bourne, who is currently on his national Faith tour. Please see the press release on this visit isssued from the Ministry of Housing,... Read More

We are sad to announce the death of Henry Savill,... Read More

The minutes are now available from the BCC Resources Sub-group meeting held here at Bradwell on Saturday 16th March 2019. Please take a look.

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Upcoming Events

Mon 27 May Fri 31 May 2019
Come along to Othona for an activity filled, affordable family break.
Fri 5 Jul Sun 7 Jul 2019
Othona is once again supporting the Bradwell Pilgrimage and Gathering, come and be part of Othona's contribution to this historic event centred round 'our' Chapel.
Sun 7 Jul Fri 12 Jul 2019
Join us for a week for exploring fascinating sites of the ancient Roman and Celtic roots of Christianity in Britain.
Mon 8 Jul Fri 12 Jul 2019
A chance to spend some time relaxing at the beginning of the summer season
Mon 15 Jul Sat 20 Jul 2019
The theme for this week is how our interactions impact the natural environment.